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6 Reasons why you should install a lift in your home 

Are you currently trying to work out whether a home elevator is a good, or bad idea? You might want an elevator, but you also might think that the price…

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How big is a DDA elevator?

To be accessible to all, every multilevel business is required by law to have an elevator. But it takes more than your average elevator to be legally DDA compliant. To…

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Do apartment buildings need to have multiple lifts?

When it comes to the safety and accessibility of your apartment building, uncertainty is the last thing you want to experience. This is because the incorrect safety and accessibility elevator…


How much does it cost to install an outdoor home lift?

Whether you want to increase accessibility or need that extra touch to make your home stand out (in all the right ways), an outdoor residential lift is a great solution.…

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Do schools need elevators?

An elevator is a powerful addition to any school. It helps students, teachers and members of the community by providing access to the facilities and services they need to reach…

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5 Must-Knows About Platform Lifts (Plus Cost)

As a business owner, you’ve likely thought about what you can do to improve your building’s accessibility. While safe access is a building compliance requirement for most commercial buildings in…

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A buyer’s guide to lift installation and servicing

From your first visit at a showroom to your ongoing care, the lift installation and servicing maintenance can feel like an elevator is almost too much trouble, right? Wrong.  The…

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Do childcare centres need elevators

Access for all, big and small. Do you need an elevator in your childcare centre? Most of us know commercial buildings are required to meet accessibility standards. But are you…


Do your elevator doors need to be fire rated?

Fire safety. For most people it’s an afterthought when they buy a home or lease a building. Why? Because there is the perception that the risk of fire is low.…

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3 Best Locations For Your Home Lift

Installing a residential lift is exciting! Not only does it promote accessibility to your home and ensure your comfort for years to come, but, with the right design, it can…

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The price of DDA Compliant Commercial Lifts in Perth

So you know you need a commercial lift in your building, and you understand it needs to be DDA compliant. But how much does a commercial elevator cost in Perth? …

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How to Know If You Need Lift Access For Mezzanines

For retail businesses: You want a space that encourages clients to linger and explore.In Corporate environments: You want to ensure that all your employees and clients feel valued and welcome.For…

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How High Your Perth Lift Can Go with West Coast Elevators

If you’re purchasing a lift for your Perth home or business, there’s a lot which needs to be taken into consideration. After all, it’s a big investment so you want…


2021’s Interior Design Trends You Must Know

New year, new interior design trends. To quickly get up to speed on the styles set to skyrocket over the next twelve months, you’ve landed in the right space. And…

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Everything You Need To Know About DDA compliance

You want to do right by your clients, customers and employees. So when looking to install an elevator into your commercial building, it’s vital to ensure you’ve crossed the t’s…

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Can You Retrofit A Lift Inside Your Home

Good news. You don’t have to relocate and uproot your whole life just to have a lift in your home! A retrofit is possible, in almost any situation. You can…

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4 Reasons Why A Home Lift Will Add Value To Your Property

This post is for you if you are… A homeowner who wants to stay in their dream home forever, even into late retirement  A landlord who wants to make your…


How to Make Your Lift Last a Lifetime

A zillion-and-one tabs crowd your desktop. Click. Click click.Ads litter your screen (they seem to come out of nowhere!)Click click click click click… And as the blue-light glow starts to wear…

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Everything You Need To Know About Stretcher Lifts

You need something bigger, hardy and durable… and still beautiful (of course). Perhaps you own a warehouse and have staff lifting heavy loads between floors. Or maybe you work in…

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How Home Elevators Work (And What You Need To Install One)

If a home lift is on your mind, you’d need to know how they work and what makes them different from their commercial cousins. Read on for everything you need…

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The Ultimate Guide to a Great Home Elevator Design

So you’ve decided to install a residential lift in your Perth home, that’s great! You now need to go down the decision-path; the what, the who, the how much and…

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How Elevator Music Was Designed to Boost Productivity, Soothe Nerves and Influence Consumer Behaviour

Picture this: the smooth sound of Girl from Ipanema is playing. A bell boy turns to you and says: “First floor: telephones, gents’ ready-made suits. Shirts, socks, ties, hats, underwear…

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How to Know If You Need Elevator Access For Your Building

There are many reasons why you may be considering installing an elevator in your building. Do you need your building to better meet access compliance laws, do you want to…

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The 6 Greatest Elevator Scenes in Movies

Film-fanatics, Netflix-lovers and the Hollywood-obsessed, here’s some lighthearted entertainment. Discover the elevator scenes in movies you need to know, both old and new, that will surely put your movie trivia…

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The Smallest Residential Elevators You Can Have

How small can a residential elevator be? No matter the size of your home, there is an elevator out there that will fit your space. Multi-storey, floating mezzanine, access from…

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How long does it take to install a home elevator?

You’re on your way to installing your Perth residential lift but exactly how long is the process going to take?  In short, it all depends on a few key factors. …

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How much space does a home elevator need?

When you think of elevators, you might instantly think of space-taking, sky-high people movers. But putting the large commercial buildings aside, you might be pleasantly surprised at just how little…

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The Most Popular Residential Lift in Perth

When you’re looking to install or retrofit a residential lift in your Perth home, a lot of factors go into the decision process. From style and fit-out, to safety and…

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How the NBN Impacts Your Elevator

Is your lift NBN ready? The NBN is currently being rolled out nationwide, and with it comes some serious safety upgrades for our elevator systems. With the switch, all Lift…

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6 Things You Should Look For Before Buying An Elevator

Trying to choose the right residential lift for you and your home? Here are 6 important things you should look for before buying an elevator: 1. Visit a showroom Try…

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How Much Does It Cost to Install a Lift in a House?

How much does it cost to install a lift in a house? Well, the average cost of a residential lift servicing two levels is between $35,000 and $65,000. However, this…

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The 5 Most Amazing Lifts Around The World

Beautiful infrastructure from around the globe acts as a constant source of inspiration. Take a look at some of the most amazing lifts from around the world that have inspired…


Residential Elevators Are Lifting The Bar

Why Perth homes with residential elevators are lifting the bar WHY take the stairs when you could take the lift? There’s a growing trend for home elevator installations in Perth’s…


The Rise Of The Residential Lift

Features such as residential lifts will make a huge difference to the value of a property when the time comes to sell. Marc Ramsay, Sales Manager at West Coast Elevators…


The Preferred Supplier To Home Base

West Coast Elevators were honoured to be the preferred supplier to Home Base in Subiaco when they decided to commence renovations to the stylish Business Centre. The Commercial DDA Lift…


Find a WCE Lift Installation in Your Area!

West Coast Elevators service the whole of Western Australia. Being a local company we are able to provide a truly local service, in most instances our employees live just around…

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Casino Inspired Design

West Coast Elevators have recently completed this custom designed semi-curved Panoramic Lift project in Mariginiup. Our client wanted a residential lift like no other, so together with our complete team…


Lifts Future Proof Your Home

Not being able to access your entire home can have consequences that impact on individuals and families, both financially and emotionally, especially if a move is required. West Coast Elevators…

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Round Panoramic Lift – Applecross WA

West Coast Elevators have recently completed a Round Panoramic Lift project in Applecross WA. We designed, engineered, manufactured and installed this custom made Round Panoramic Lift to add glamour and…

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New Showroom Now Open

May 16, 2017 West Coast Elevators are pleased to unveil our new state-of-the-art showroom. Featuring 3 display lifts from our bespoke Residential Lift collection. Conveniently located at the main front…